SPEC is one of Canada’s oldest urban environmental non-profits. Since 1969 its volunteer-driven advocacy initiatives, educational programs and events have inspired countless residents of Greater Vancouver to take a stronger stand for the environment.
Our open education and outreach programs provide the community with tools to build greener cities together. We work with citizens, industry, community organizations and government agencies, putting our brains together to create a healthy environment we can call home. Our areas of work include: